SocialBox.biz is a London-based social impact startup, determined to use its technological expertise to better the lives of homeless individuals who need support finding jobs, elderly people living in isolation, and unaccompanied refugee minors. We collect outdated laptops and other electronic devices, install open source software and remove old data them to protect donors’ personal … Continue reading Improve your Corporate Governance program (and the whole community) just using old laptops in your office
London, The UK – SocialBox.Biz, a social impact technology initiative based out of London with a strong mission to help the disenfranchised members of society through laptop donations, this year helped multiple UK firms significantly increase their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) by hosting laptop donation boxes onsite for both staff and visitors to use. They … Continue reading UK FIRMS INCREASE CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY WORKING WITH SOCIALBOX.BIZ
Contrary to popular belief, a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program does not necessarily detract from a firm’s bottom line. Rather, recent studies have supported the idea that CSR, when combined with positive marketing messages, can provide shareholders with a 3.5% increase in stock returns. Managers often decide to support charitable endeavors to which they feel … Continue reading Study: CSR Increases Company Stock Value
Consumers think so… A recent study released by the University of McGill in Montreal confirmed that CSR programs do indeed translate into increases in corporate stock values. In the eyes of consumers, a company with better social impact has more desirable products than those without. Although some CSR programs require months, or even years, of in-depth … Continue reading Do companies with more social impact have better quality products?